1. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Top 5 Aces with Dale Earnhardt Jr. Talk Talladega Race 10

    NASCAR’s longest rack, the 2.66-mile tri-oval Talladega Superspeedway, began a lengthy history on 2000 acres with its inaugural race on September 14, 1969...

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  2. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Lame Duck Kevin Harvick and More Talk Richmond Race 9

    Kevin Harvick launched from seventh place on the final restart during the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway to get out front and take the checkered flag. The No...

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  3. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Top 5 with Kasey Kahne Talk Short Track Race 9 in Richmond

    NASCAR drivers are eager to compete in the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway beginning at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Fans with one of the 97,912 tickets will enjoy short-track skirmishing on the ...

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  4. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Dale Earnhardt Jr, Kasey Kahne Back in Top 5 After Race 8

    NASCAR ’s STP 400 in Kansas had an abundance of crashes and cautions while providing a thrilling duel at the end between winner Matt Kenseth and Kasey Kahne...

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  5. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Top 5 Shuffled as Cup Teams Prep for Race 8 in Kansas

    Jimmie Johnson maintained his position as point leader in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heading into the STP 400 at Kansas Speedway while the top five dramatically changed as a result of racing and penalties...

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  6. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Dale Earnhardt Jr. Slips, Carl Edwards Climbs After Race 7

    Tony Stewart has said in the past that it takes at least five races to see which teams are going to be strong for the long NASCAR Sprint Cup season...

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  7. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Top 5 with Jimmie Johnson Talk Race 7 in Fast Texas

    NASCAR takes to racing under the lights this Saturday night at Texas Motor Speedway in Ft. Worth, Texas. The 1.5-mile oval track with 24-degree banking sits on a Texas-sized property of about 1,500 acres and has abundant seating for 122,377...

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  8. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Fast 5 with Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon Talk Bumpy Race 6

    Only 22 of 43 NASCAR Sprint Cup cars finished on the lead lap or 500 times around the .526-mile Martinsville Speedway racetrack this past weekend...

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  9. FYI WIRZ: 6 Views by NASCAR's Dale Earnhardt Jr. on Martinsville

    The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series comes off a break for Easter weekend by heading into Martinsville Speedway, the track that has been on the NASCAR schedule since its first sanctioned race on July 4, 1948...

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  10. FYI WIRZ: Dale Earnhardt Jr., NASCAR Top 5 Rested for Race 6 in Martinsville

    Sprint Cup drivers and team members look forward to the few weeks in the long NASCAR schedule when no races are planned. With a rare week off they can either be rested at home or weary from special vacation activities...

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  11. FYI WIRZ: Two Indycar and NHRA Motorsports Fans Prove Honesty Counts

    Motorsports fans are great. They favor drivers but enjoy the roar and the action that competing motors and wheels inherently bring. Motorsports fans are often helpful and friendly as well...

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  12. FYI WIRZ: IndyCar Gets Fast Foggy Start at Picturesque St. Peterburg

    IZOD IndyCar’s first race of the 2013 season on Sunday was planned for sunny March days in downtown St. Petersburg. Planners always have bright hopes and the local chamber of commerce had two perfect Honda Grand Prix of St...

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  13. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Top 5 Talk Race 5 at Long California Track

    NASCAR 's fifth race of 36, the Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway, will roar to life with the green flag on March 24...

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  14. FYI WIRZ: NHRA's East Coast Gem Is Gatornationals Spring Race in Gainesville

    When winter winds are still howling in northern states, the lure of balmy air and abundant sunshine in Florida in spring is the reason the Sunshine State is so populated...

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  15. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Top 5 with Kasey Kahne and Keselowski Talk Bristol Race 4

    The Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tenn., on the iconic 0.533-mile concrete oval with 14-degree banking, is over for March 2013...

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  16. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Top 5 with Keselowski and Earnhardt Jr. Talk Bristol

    NASCAR returns to the magical bull-ring with the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tenn., on March 17. BMS is the iconic 0...

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  17. FYI WIRZ: Growing Up in Racing with Kyle and Richard Petty, Edsel Ford II, JEGS

    This reporter was fortunate to attend the NASCAR Sprint Media Tour hosted by Charlotte Motor Speedway, Daytona Thunder Fan Fest testing, Speedweeks with Daytona International Speedway NASCAR media day and more this first quarter of 2013...

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  18. FYI WIRZ: Top 5 in NASCAR with Kenseth, Kahne and Keselowski Talk Race 3

    Sometimes the top five in an intense sport like NASCAR are in the top point standings, and sometimes they are a part of those few who have won a race in 2013...

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  19. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Top Drivers Edwards, Keselowski, Hamlin Talk Fast Las Vegas

    In Las Vegas, words like "fast" and "huge" embrace many common comments, but this weekend, fast will be what it’s all about outside the glitzy strip...

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  20. FYI WIRZ: Top 5 in NASCAR with Edwards, Johnson, Earnhardt Jr. Talk Race 2

    The 500-meter Subway Fresh Fit 500 on the one-mile, 11- degree track at Phoenix International Raceway in Avondale , Arizona is 2013 season history...

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  21. FYI WIRZ: Richard Petty Powers Up Postal Service's Muscle Car Stamps

    Daytona International Speedway is known across the world for the Daytona 500, the “Great American Race,” but the days leading up to that huge date are known as Speedweeks with preliminary races and promotional events...

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  22. FYI WIRZ: Top NASCAR Drivers Johnson, Earnhardt Jr. and Patrick Talk Phoenix

    The big crap-shoot and gala speed-fest, the Daytona 500, is over and the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship run has begun...

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  23. FYI WIRZ: Six Brothers, Busch and Coughlin Clans Talk Growing Up in Racing

    I was fortunate to be on the NASCAR Sprint Media Tour hosted by Charlotte Motor Speedway and at Daytona International Speedway for media day...

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  24. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Kevin Harvick, Kurt Busch Talk Daytona Racing Emotions

    It’s no secret that NASCAR drivers are humans first. Not every driver has iron insides to approach each new drop of the green flag without feelings...

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  25. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson and Others Talk Racing Jitters

    No surprise with this solid fact: NASCAR drivers are humans first. Not every driver has iron insides to approach each new drop of the green flag without feelings...

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